Recent Submissions

  • Agricultural Terms of Trade in Pakistan: Issues of Profitability and Standard of Living of the Farmers 

    Khan, Abdul Aleem, and Qazi Masood Ahmed. 2004. "Agricultural Terms of Trade in Pakistan: Issues of Profitability and Standard of Living of the Farmers." Pakistan Development Review 43(4): 515-535.
    Liberalisation policies have a major impact on the profitability, employment, and incomes in agriculture sector, as well as on living standards and the poverty levels in the rural areas. In the wake of the IMF structural ...
  • Monetary Policy Rules for a Developing Country: Evidence from Pakistan 

    Aleem, Abdul, and Amine Lahiani. 2011. "Monetary Policy Rules for a Developing Country: Evidence from Pakistan." Journal of Asian Economics 22(6): 483-494.
    This paper estimates forward-looking monetary policy rules to examine the interest rate setting behavior of the State Bank of Pakistan. Considering the external constraints on monetary policy, core inflation, and a ...
  • Development of Islamic Banking in Pakistan 

    Alam, Hassan Mobeen, Muhammad Arslan, Muhammad Saleem, Hassan Raziq, et al. 2011. "Development of Islamic Banking in Pakistan." Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research In Business 3(1): 261-276.
    The purpose of this study is to analyze the development of Islamic banking and the role of the central bank in the development of Islamic banking in Pakistan. The study will help the higher management to make policies ...
  • Estimation and Evaluation of Core Inflation Measures 

    Aleem, Abdul, and Amine Lahiani. 2011. "Estimation and Evaluation of Core Inflation Measures." Applied Economics 43(25-27): 3619-3629.
    This article estimates and evaluates different measures of core inflation for India by employing statistical and econometric approaches. We estimate Wholesale Price Index (WPI) ex-food, WPI ex-food and energy, 20% ...
  • Impact of Privatization on Performance of State-Owned Enterprises in Pakistan 

    Akram, Muhammad, Hassan Mobeen Alam, Muhammad Saleem, Abdul Aleem, et al. 2011. "Impact of Privatization on Performance of State-Owned Enterprises in Pakistan." Interdisciplinary Journal of Contemporary Research In Business 3(2): 834-842.
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  • Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy in India 

    Aleem, Abdul. 2010. "Transmission Mechanism of Monetary Policy in India." Journal of Asian Economics 21(2): 186-197.
    This paper examines the transmission mechanism of monetary policy in India. Considering the external constraints on monetary policy, it estimates a series of vector autoregression models to examine the effects of an ...